BLOEMFONTEIN (IN MEMORIAM) CEMETERY

Country South Africa
Region Free State
Total identified casualties 62 Find these records
Casualties from First & Second World War

History Information

During the Second World War, a military hospital was established in the Tempe Military camp, which also housed the headquarters of the Orange Free State Command. Numbers 27 and 62 Air Schools were operated from the Bloemspruit Aerodrome very close to the city, where training was carried out under the Empire Air Training Scheme. Bloemfontein (In Memoriam) Cemetery contains 17 Commonwealth burials of the First World War and 45 from the Second World War.

NEARBY CWGC CEMETERIES & Memorials

BLOEMFONTEIN (MEMORIAM RAILWAY) CEMETERY

Location: South Africa, Free State

Number of casualties: 10

BLOEMFONTEIN (HAMILTON) WAR CEMETERY

Location: South Africa, Free State

Number of casualties: 74

BLOEMFONTEIN (PRESIDENT BRAND) CEMETERY

Location: South Africa, Free State

Number of casualties: 1731